I see that T-Mobile will be selling the Nexus 5 from their retail outlets prior to the holidays. I am wondering what the advantages and disadvantages might be to purchasing through one format vs the other (Play Store vs Tmobile store). Of course on advantage to getting a phone from the Play Store is you should get it sooner. However, if you purchase your phone from a retail outlet and have problems there is someplace to go for a more immediate solution. Are there any other advantages to where you purchase? Any differences in the phones??
Thanks to all for your responses, very informative. I had not thought about the fact that a phone can be financed through a Tmo store. That could be an important factor for some buyers. Would the Tmo phone be unlocked in the same way a play store phone is. In other words, with a different sim card could it be used on another carrier in the future? This could be important for resale value.
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Adventures and Touring ... gas, sweat and gears - 2012-12-31
Camping at the all Harley drag races in Woodburn, Oregon this last summer. Red Roadie loves the open road. Had a blast. I had no idea prior to this event that any kind of Harley could exceed 300 miles per hour. Of course talking about top fuel.